Monticle
Monticle Mon"ti*cle, n. [L. monticulus, dim. of mons, montis, mountain: cf. F. monticule. See {Mount}, n.] A little mount; a hillock; a small elevation or prominence. [Written also {monticule}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • monticle — mon|ti|cle Mot Pla Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • monticle — mon·ti·cle …   English syllables

  • monticle —   n. hillock.    ♦ monticulate,    ♦ monticulous, a. hillocky …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • monticle — ˈmäntə̇kəl noun ( s) Etymology: French monticule more at monticule : a little hill …   Useful english dictionary

  • monticule — Monticle Mon ti*cle, n. [L. monticulus, dim. of mons, montis, mountain: cf. F. monticule. See {Mount}, n.] A little mount; a hillock; a small elevation or prominence. [Written also {monticule}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Monticule — Mon ti*cule, n. See {Monticle}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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